NBC Today

Beyonce, Justin Stoney, and the National Anthem

New York Vocal Coaching Founder Justin Stoney is interviewed on the NBC Today Show about Beyonce and her National Anthem performance at the Barack Obama Inauguration. How does it compare to Alicia Keys, Cristina Aguilera, Whitney Houston, and other celebrity singers

The Daily Beast/Newsweek

Gwyneth Paltrow, The Oscars, and Voice Teacher Justin Stoney

Gwyneth Paltrow learned to sing for the movie “Country Strong”. But, then she kept singing all the way to the Academy Awards and beyond. Some think she could use a few more voice lessons. However, Vocal Coach Justin Stoney believes that her vocal technique is more solid than many in the entertainment industry believe.

Fox News Magazine

Beyonce Lip-Synching and New York Vocal Coaching Founder Justin Stoney

NYC Voice Teacher Justin Stoney was asked about Beyonce’s Lip-Synching during President Barack Obama’s Inauguration. Mr. Stoney gives 7 telltale signs that a singer is lip-synching instead of singing. Justin Stoney believes that Beyonce was indeed singing during the ceremony. What do YOU think?

Marie Claire

“12 Ways To Sound Smarter and Stronger At Work”

Plenty of things about being a woman probably make you want to shout—and not in a hands-in-the-air-like-you-just-don't-care kind of way.

Yahoo Beauty

“Ariana Grande Was Really Out of Breath Singing and SoulCycling”

Last night at the VMAs, Ariana Grande opened her performance while bobbing on a SoulCycle bike. The workout was pretty standard, except instead of a yelling instructor we had a belting, stiletto-clad Ariana in the middle of Madison Square Garden.

Medical Daily

“How To Sing: Practice Is More Important Than Natural Ability”

Vocal Fry, Or 'Valley Girl' Sound, Is An Important Singing Technique, But Should It Be Used Sparingly?

Broadly/Vice

“Experts Explain Natalie Portman's Weird Voice in the New Jackie O Biopic”

Natalie Portman speaks in a strange accent in the Jackie Kennedy biopic, but did the First Lady actually speak like Padmé Amidala if she grew up on Long Island?

The New York Post

“Here's how to talk your way to the top at work”

Think only TED-Talk-giving CEOs need to worry about public speaking?

New York Magazine

“Google Home’s Secret Weakness: the Word 'Google'”

At this point, early in their technological life cycles, it’s not surprising that voice-activated assistants like Amazon’s Alexa speaker and the Google Home need some work.

Daily Mail

“Want the voice of a Popstar? Just Practise! Anyone can become a good singer with enough training, study claims”

"The voice can be trained in just about everyone," she quotes Justin Stoney of the New York Vocal Coaching in New York City as saying

Broadway World

“BWW REviews: Diversity Reigns in Cabaret Through Sublime Shows from Barbara Malley, Robin Kradles, and Donna Hayes”

When Cole Porter wrote, “Anything Goes,” he could have easily been referring to New York cabaret circa the 2000-sies.

Fusion

“Why does Stephen Miller sound like such a dick? A voice coach explains.”

I reached out to John West, the head of speech coaching at New York Speech Coaching, to get some perspective. West works with CEOs, hedge fund managers, politicians, and actors to help them become more effective speakers.

Greatist

“Listen Up! 8 small Chnages To Sounds More Confident”

You can have the best ideas in the world, but unless you also have confidence and conviction when you say them, you might as well be speaking to a brick wall.

Esquire

How to BREATHE Better!

Justin Stoney of New York Vocal Coaching assists New York Times bestselling author A.J. Jacobs with breathing from the diaphragm and improving his “manliness” in Esquire Magazine.

Fox News Fox & Friends

Justin Stoney and Voice Student on Fox & Friends

Voice Teacher Justin Stoney accompanies one of his vocal students in her appearance on Fox & Friends. They called her “the next Taylor Swift”. You can be the judge as Mr. Stoney supports his student on national television.

Daily News

“How Vocal Surgery Will Change Sam Smith's Voice”

Sam Smith’s voice will never be the same.

Marie Claire

“What's Wrong With My Voice?”

Upspeak, vocal fry, and the latest way the world is nit-picking women.

Discover News

“Beyonce and the Art of Lip-Synching”

Rumor is Beyonce lip-synched the Star Spangled Banner at the Presidential Inauguration. She may do it again at the Super Bowl. Here's how the pros get away with it.

Medical Daily

“Vocal Fry, Or 'Valley Girl' Sound, Is An Important Singing Technique, But Should It Be Used Sparingly?”

While the general public may be more likely to think of the “vocal fry” voice technique as the guttural growl of Kim Kardashian, in music, the vocal fry is a proper singing technique used by performers to convey a wide range of emotion.

Backstage

“2011 New York Readers' Choice Winners”

Don't be confused by this week's Back Stage. If it looks a little different, that's because we're announcing the winners of our annual Readers' Choice Awards.

Drop Dead Healthy

“Drop Dead Healthy” By AJ Jacobs (Book)

One Man's Humble Quest for Bodily Perfection

Business Insider

“The 7 Worst Speaking Mistakes Professionals Make”

We spend plenty of time thinking about what we say in business, but not necessarily how we say it.

Jezebel

“A Brief Chat With a Vocal Coach On Why Lady Gaga’s "Perfect Illusion" Sounds So Jarring”

Earlier this month when Lady Gaga released “Perfect Illusion,” a scream-pop explosion that edges on rock, my immediate reaction was a physical cringe. Produced by Mark Ronson, BloodPop (Justin Bieber’s “Sorry”) and Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker, it’s the first single from her next album Joanne.

Broadway World

“Yale Repertory Theatre Presents Weidman and Soundheim’s Assassins”

The creative team is compromised of Andrea Grody (Music Director)

Voice Council Magazine

“New! Coach in Residence Justin Stoney”

Justin Stoney is the founder of New York Vocal Coaching, which boasts a large team of voice coaches specializing in singing, acting, speech and teacher training.

Voice Prints

“Featured Event: Comparative Pedagogy Weekend”

Justin Stoney is a Voice Teacher and Vocal Coach and the founder of New York Vocal Coaching Inc. He has been featured in national and international publications such as Esquire Magazine, Newsweek/The Daily Beast, NME, and Backstage.

Monologue Blogger

“New York Speech Coaching: Improve Your Voice”

New York Speech Coaching provides training in Public Speaking, Accent Change & Standard American Dialect for Actors, Accent Reduction, Speech Coaching, Voiceovers, and more for business and corporate clients, models, singers, spokespeople, and those seeking accent reduction.

CBS Miami

Mariah Carey, High Notes, and Vocal Coach Justin Stoney 

Vocal Coach Justin Stoney analyzes Mariah Carey’s recent struggles with live performances and high notes, taking into consideration her vocal health concerns as well as technological mishaps.

SELF

Adele Gives Up Pizza To Become A Better Singer?

Adele gave up pizza in order to save her voice! Voice Teacher and Vocal Coach Justin was asked by SELF Magazine about the thinking behind Adele’s decision to increase her vocal health and vocal technique by reducing the acid reflux caused by indulging in her favorite foods.

The Huffington Post Live

Brett Michaels, Dido, Gloria Gaynor, Jacqueline Bisset, Michael Bolton, Tony Bennet, Taylor Hicks, Vanessa Williams

Fox 5 News

Justin Stoney on Beyonce's Star Spangled Banner

Medical Daily

“Singing Tips: Have A Certain Skull Shape, And Other Science Behind Carrying A Tune”

Singing Tips: Have A Certain Skull Shape, And Other Science Behind Carrying A Tune

Broadly/Vice

“This is How Paris Hilton Fooled the Entire United Stated of America”

Through the power of a fake baby voice, Paris Hilton launched a business empire, invented reality TV superstardom, and disrupted American culture years before Facebook or the Kardashians.

NME

“Caleb's $15 Million Meltdown: The Science Behind The Struggle”

With the band at war on Twitter, a tour cancelled and an astronomical insurance bill, Barry Nicolson investigates whether Kings Of Leon can survive their greatest crisis yet

Tech Times

“Lady Gaga's 'PErfect Illusion' Music Video From New 'Joanne' Album Release Racks Up Millions Of Views But Song Bombs On Charts”

Lady Gaga just released her brand new music video for “Perfect Illusion”, the first single from her highly anticipated Joanne album, her first pop album in three years.

Business Insider

“The 7 Worst Speaking Mistakes Professionals Make”

We spend plenty of time thinking about what we say in business, but not necessarily how we say it.

Salon

“What makes Trump adviser Stephen Miller so unlikeable?”

Stephen Miller is reportedly a college buddy of neo-Nazi punching bag Richard Spencer. He’s also Donald Trump’s senior adviser, and was recently drafted as a new White House spokesperson.

Broadway World

“Lindsey Brett Carothers to Premiere THE VOICE WITHINat The Duplex 8/7”

Broadway's Lindsey Brett Carothers (Bring it On, WICKED (National Tour)) will premiere her new one-woman show, THE VOICE WITHIN, on August 7 at 9:30pm at The Duplex Cabaret Theater.

New York Magazine

Holiday Gift Guide: A Deeper Voice

The top instructor at New York Speech Coaching will bring that upspeak down a few notches.

The Hub

“Voice Training Advice from the Pros”

Our panel of vocal coaches and voice teachers weighs in on when and why to get help to improve and protect your voice.

NY International

“English In The City: Brushing Up On Business and Conversational English Skills

In New York City, speaking and understanding English is necessary for running a business – it is the language which brings together ideas, clients and progress.